Impact of education on beliefs about concussion recovery and changes in activity and symptom level

Takeaway

  • Education on the impact of rest after concussion impacted activity levels after concussion in service members, however, it did not impact symptomatology.

Why this matters

    Further evidence on the association between patient beliefs regarding concussion recovery and activity level and symptoms in people with concussion are required. These data will help to inform educational approaches used by primary care providers to possibly speed up recovery time.